JA Apparel Corp., the company that owns the Joseph Abboud brands, is continuing its shift from manufacturer to brand manager with the announcement of three major licensing deals.
The initiatives are with Modextil Inc. for sportswear, Phillips-Van Heusen Corp. for neckwear and Ike Behar for dress shirts. The moves will enable the company to focus on its heritage clothing business, which it manufactures domestically.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)